WE START AT 3:30PM & END AT 5:30PM
great weather for MEDIA Presents: Spoken Word Sundays featuring Felix Guzman
Sunday, March 12th, 2023
4:00 PM 5:30 PM
The Parkside Lounge
317 East Houston Street
New York , NY
Host – Jerry T Johnson
NOTE TIME CHANGE ONLY FOR OUR MARCH 12th EVENT ……ONLY ON MARCH 12th OUR EVENT STARTS AT 3:30PM AND ENDS AT 5:30PM
LIVE AT THE PARKSIDE LOUNGE !!!
great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 1 amazing feature: Felix Guzman
Plus Open Mic
Signup at 3:30pm – 3 minutes on the open mic
$3 suggested donation.
Two drink min, alcoholic or non
Felix Guzman is a poet, community organizer and advocate. He is the author of two chapbooks, Savage Garden Concrete Jungle: A Chapbook to Remember Me By, and Shakur&Bronte&Hughes&Angelou&Shakespeare: Under the Influence.
A born and bred New Yorker, Felix uses his writing to organize and build positive conversations around the issues of ending mass incarceration, ending homelessness, increasing access to harm reduction, and addressing mental health treatment disparity. He teaches poetry workshops in community venues and institutional settings.
Felix’s poems have been published in Voices of Fortune twice, and two of his poems were featured on 4Tune Society Success Stories, an album produced by the Fortune Society. He has performed his poetry at press conferences, rallies, open mics and award ceremonies from the steps of New York City Hall to the storied stage at Carnegie Hall. His op-ed on issues in regard to homelessness was published in the New York Daily News. An op-ed on the importance of removing law enforcement from encounters with those in emotional crisis appeared in City Voices Newspaper.